Quotable Quotes 4

Paul Dirac (1902-1984), who made fundamental contributions to the study of quantum mechanics:

The aim of science is to make difficult things understandable in a simpler way; the aim of poetry is to state simple things in an incomprehensible way. The two are incompatible.

Both, however, are a form of art, and serve useful functions in different settings.

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About Tsung Fei

A teacher, researcher in the bioinformatics division at the University of Malaya
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One Response to Quotable Quotes 4

  1. jin yung says:

    who will be the next? Richard Feynman? (oh, like him so much)

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